The population inhabits a 700 year old small town (only 1,400 inhabitants), which is known as one of the best places in Austria for skiing. It is located at an altitude of approximately 1450 m. above sea level between the surrounding peaks that form a magnificent panorama in both summer and winter. Despite international reputation, Lech has never lost its unique character, traditional building, harmonious and peaceful atmosphere are among others, some of its luxuries due to limitations of traffic.
Height: 1450 – 2800 m. above sea level
The length of ski trails: 260 km.
Orientation downhill runs: all directions
Lifts: a total of 84 lifts
Cross-country skiing 26 km. of trails
Hiking in winter: in total approx. 20 km. routes
Ski conditions: ideal for skiers of varying degrees of experience, the appropriate ski-pass allows skiing also in neighboring towns Zurs, Stuben, St. Anton and St. Christoph. There are a lot of ski schools, which together employ approximately 400 instructors, many with master’s qualifications.
In the surrounding area fun park for snowboarders, heliskiing
Local attractions: ice rink, curling; Many shops, boutiques, bars and discos; sleigh.